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Tigers beat DePauw, 64-61

The game on Wednesday, Jan. 23, was spectacular for those who attended the nail-biting game between the Wittenberg Tigers and DePauw Tigers....

What are Witt’s Weather Guidelines?

The recent temperature drops in the last few weeks has had everyone shivering and crying out in protest whenever they open a...

8 Albums You Missed In 2018

Parquet Courts- Wide Awake! In “Wide Awake!,” Brooklyn garage rock quartet Parquet Courts delivers its best, most thematic and...

The Weekly Tiger: The Sleeping Diaries

One leg under the covers, the other leg slightly bent so only the knee and shin are poking out from under the...

MLK Letter Read on Campus

On Thursday, Jan 24., faculty shared the podium with students as they took turns reading pages of Martin Luther King Jr.’s "Letter from A...

Box Scores

Men’s Basketball 1-23-19 1 2 OT ...

Union Board Hosts Foolish Fashion Show

Kathlein Lebo’s, ’20, team won Union Board’s Foolish Fashion Show in Geil Lounge Friday. Jamie Unternaher, ’22, ran...

Witt Students Don’t Want Class on MLK Day

Many Wittenberg students say that holding classes on Martin Luther King Jr. (MLK) Day is unreasonable and that the university should scrap...

Adulting 101

Residence Life put together an Adulting 101 event Thurs., Jan. 24, in Geil Lounge from 9-11 p.m. The event...

Dr. Battle and Dr. Bailey Host Hip-Hop Colloquium

On Tuesday Jan. 22, professors Julius Bailey of the philosophy department and Sha’Dawn Battle of the English department hosted the first installment...

Netflix’s “You”: The Perfect Anti-Hero

**This review contains spoilers** Over Christmas break, Netflix released another original TV drama entitled, “You.” The show follows...

Pup of the Week: Taz

Meet Taz; a small, hyper boy from 4Paws for Ability who is this week’s Pup of the Week. Taz is a playful boy who...

Netflix’s “Sex Education” An Interesting Watch

Imagine sitting in your middle school health class learning about puberty and talking about the human reproductive system. There are so many topics people can...

Black English Guidelines

On Saturday, Dec. 1, professor Sha’Dawn Battle’s Advanced Rhetoric and Grammar class met to pen a letter to administration about two black students being...

The Torch’s Reasoning for Waiting to Run the Letter to the Editor

After much discussion, the editorial staff made the decision that we could not run the Letter to the Editor sent to us...

Students Walk Out on MLK Convocation

The Martin Luther King Jr. Day Convocation on Jan. 21 in Weaver Chapel began like most other years. However, during the speech...

Students Speak Out About Discrimination

This past week, students participated in the annual Concerned Black Students (CBS) walkout in support of black students on campus. At the...

Administration Forms New Diversity Council

On Jan. 7, Wittenberg President Mike Frandsen sent an email out to students announcing the creation of the President Council for Diversity...

Wittenberg Police Respond to Letter to the Editor

Responding to an email sent out to faculty and staff last semester that appears in today’s Torch, Wittenberg Police Chief Jim Hutchins...

Wittenberg University Mourns the Loss of Cosmas Catanzaro

Article Courtesy of Wittenberg University Athletics Wittenberg University was heartbroken to learn of the unexpected passing of sophomore football...

Letter to the Editor

This semester I am teaching English 327, Advanced Rhetoric and Grammar. Three weeks ago, we began our final unit: “Power in Language.”...

Hagen Center Intern Reflection

One of Wittenberg’s well-known strengths is its ability to provide students with opportunities to broaden their horizons and learn valuable skills that...

Hollenbeck Plays Host to Russian Winter Festival

Russian tradition came to Springfield. The second annual Russian Winter Festival took place on Jan. 18 in Hollenbeck. Tasty Russian treats, winter...

Athlete Spotlight: Tennis Senior Carli Milano

Carli Milano is a senior and one of the captains of Wittenberg’s Women’s Tennis team. Milano is from Beavercreek, Ohio and graduated...

Women’s Basketball Takes Down Bishops

On Wednesday, Jan.16 in Pam Evans-Smith Arena, Wittenberg's Women’s Basketball team defeated the Ohio Wesleyan Battling Bishops by the score of 56-45.

Box Scores

Men’s Basketball 1-16-19 1 2 OT ...

Health, Wellness and Athletic Center Update

Back in March of 2017, the university broke ground on the Health, Wellness and Athletic Complex (HWA), coined the “Steamer”. Since then,...

The Government Shutdown is Driving the U.S. into a Failed State

The longest government shutdown in U.S. history reaches its one month mark soon, and it's driving this nation into a failed state....

“Ink”-credible Event

Alpha Xi Delta spread pens, positivity and puns Tuesday, Jan. 15, in the Hollenbeck atrium. From 11 a.m. to 1...

The Weekly Tiger: The Planner Dilemma

The new year brings copious amounts of drunken individuals proclaiming, “this is my year” and “new year new me.” The folks...

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2020 Alma Mater and Alma Lux Nominations

The Alma Mater and Alma Lux are selected on the basis of character and integrity, service to the community, concern for others,...

Track Teams Finish Top in NCAC Championships

This past weekend the Wittenberg men’s and women’s track teams traveled to Denison University for the 2020 NCAC indoor track Championship meet....

The Weekly Tiger: A Father/Daughter Date

The dynamics of Father/Daughter dates are different for everyone. For myself, my dad and I have never been particularly close, for I've...

Founders Trivia Week is a Blast for Every Class

Wednesday, Feb. 26, Founders Trivia, located in Founders Bar, was a blast for every class. Founders holds a trivia game night for students to come...